NJ Department of Transportation

New Jersey Dismantling Its Red-Light Cameras StatewideSome two dozen towns across the state, including six in South Jersey, are shutting down those cameras and taking down warning signs. Some tickets may still be in the pipeline.
Gov. Christie Appoints Jamie Fox To Head NJ Dept. of TransportationFox, a Democrat, served as transportation commissioner, and later as chief of staff, to former governor Jim McGreevey.
Big Homeless Enclave In Camden, NJ Is Evacuated, Then LeveledCamden County spokesman Dan Keashen says 45 homeless people have been moved to shelters and to addiction treatment.
New Jersey Conducts Shore Hurricane-Evacuation DrillSome 300 New Jersey state police and transportation department workers took part in a statewide hurricane drill today in Cumberland County to test their ability to get hundreds of thousands of people out of shore towns if the need occurs.
Interim Ramp Eases Tangle Where Rt. 42 Meets I-295 in South JerseyThe new temporary ramp that opened last weekend, connecting northbound Rt. 42 to northbound I-295, includes a median that keeps traffic flowing by eliminating the need to merge.
Crews, Residents Gearing Up For Yet Another Early Delaware Valley SnowstormHere we go again! Snow is in the forecast for Saturday, and area transportation department crews are ready for it.
Ground Is Broken To Make I-295 A 'Direct Connection' Through BellmawrBut it will take time. This is a nine-year, four-phase, $900-million project.
Part 4: Is It Safety, or Revenue?New Jersey's trial run for red light cameras suffered a setback earlier this summer after critics charged the "yellow" was turning to "red" too fast in some cases.
NJ Red Light Cameras Retested, Get the Green LightThere had been concerns that the yellow lights were timed to meet federal rules, not the slightly different ones called for in a five-year pilot program for the cameras.
New Jersey Puts 'Pothole Killer' Trucks Into Action On RoadwaysThe Garden State is spending $2.1 million on pothole repair this season, which includes a three-month lease of a half-dozen specially equipped trucks that do quickie patch work.
Near-Freezing Temps Makes Some Roads Wet, Others IcyMany roadways were merely wet on Tuesday morning around the Delaware Valley, but with temperatures hovering around the freezing mark, some surfaces were turning icy.